Africana Studies

The Department Of Africana Studies At Binghamton University

Transferable Skills :

  • Acquire an understanding of Black art and literature
  • Analyze the internal and external factors affecting 
    the development of peoples throughout the African Diaspora
  • Be cognizant of the major theories of the disciplines represented
    Africana Studies and issues in the history of Black people
  • Define and understand the role of key thinkers,
  • Develop the ability to think critically and globally
  • movements and ideas relevant to Africana Studies

Other positions related to major :

  • Community Mobilization Director Humanitarian Aid
  • Community/Cultural Development Official
  • Foreign Service Officer
  • Foreign Service Specialist
  • Media Relations Specialist
  • Travel & Tourism Coordinator

Employers :

  • Universities and colleges
  • Campus cultural centers
  • Support programs :
    e.g. Educational Advancement Program, 
    Upward Bound School and community libraries
  • Community organizations
  • US Department of State, US Embassies, USAID Organization

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Last Updated: 8/11/16